thread (multenombro threads)
- (transitive) To put thread through.
thread a needle
-  (intransitive) To pass (through a narrow constriction or around a series of obstacles). [quotations ▼]
I think I can thread my way through here, but it’s going to be tight.
- O'Connor, J. C. kaj Hayes, C. F. English-Esperanto Dictionary. Londono: Review of Reviews, 1906.